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Philanthropy for change, not charity

Written by: Wes Moore

Date: October 07, 2019

For Robin Hood, community-grounded policy efforts are essential in its fight against poverty in New York City. You don’t have to look very far to see that we are in a critical moment in the poverty… Read More

Responsive Philanthropy October 2019

Written by: Aaron Dorfman

Date: October 07, 2019

Dear Reader, Now is not the time for business as usual. Frontline activists and organizations across the country and the world continue to fight for dignity, security, inclusion and a thriving future for all. From the… Read More

Member Spotlight

Date: June 17, 2019

What’s the one thing you want funders to do differently to support the pro-immigrant and -refugee movement? A number of NCRP nonprofit members working on immigrant rights and justice offer advice to foundations and donors who… Read More

Funders and donors can build, share and wield power to bolster the pro-immigrant movement

Written by: Lisa Ranghelli

Date: June 17, 2019

Together, the Movement Investment Project and Power Moves offer a roadmap for grantmakers about how to support a vibrant ecosystem of pro-immigrant organizations. We in philanthropy seem doomed to repeat history. But it doesn’t have to… Read More

Divest/invest at the intersections: Immigrant justice and criminal justice reform

Written by: Lorraine Ramirez

Date: June 17, 2019

Now more than ever, grantmakers can’t afford a siloed approach to criminal justice reform. The divest/invest frame offers an immigrant justice lens to systemic problems and potential solutions to end the criminalization of immigrants, refugees and… Read More

How philanthropy can help stop the invisibilization of Indigenous migrants in the U.S.

Written by: Odilia Romero, Xiomara Corpeño

Date: June 17, 2019

Indigenous migrants have been neglected and made invisible by prevailing attitudes and practices in the U.S., including philanthropy. Grantmakers can do something about it. The deaths of 5 Indigenous children since December 2018 while in Border… Read More

As the South Grows

Read the latest reports on philanthropy in the South.


Responsive Philanthropy February 2020

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Responsive Philanthropy Archive

Read past issues of Responsive Philanthropy.


Pennies for Progress

Read our latest report in The Philanthropic Landscape series!



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